Potatoes in Canada



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AgronomyFeaturesFertility and Nutrients

May 10, 2023
Boost growth lag with variable rate products


April 14, 2023
Discovery could help protect potato crops against late blight

AgronomyNewsCrop ProtectionDiseases

March 28, 2023
Vive Crop Protection receives first Canadian registration with AZteroid FC fungicide

AgronomyFeaturesCrop Protection

March 16, 2023
Cover cropping strategies for the Prairies


March 14, 2023
Potato wart not detected in 2022, says national survey


March 9, 2023
Hot-headed mustard improves biofumigation


February 16, 2023
P.E.I. seed-potato growers hopeful for compensation soon

AgronomyFeaturesCrop ProtectionDiseasesEnvironmentPest Control

January 25, 2023
Manitoba Potato Production Days kicks off in Brandon

AgronomyCrop WatchFeaturesBusiness & PolicyBusiness ManagementChemicalsDiseasesEnvironmentWeed Control

December 23, 2022
Top potato stories of the year

AgronomyCrop WatchNewsHarvesting

December 7, 2022
Canada posts second consecutive record potato crop in 2022: StatsCan


November 18, 2022
New bill would allow P.E.I. to limit what crops can be grown in potato wart index fields


November 10, 2022
Establishment of a platform for rapid diagnosis of current and potential potato diseases in Alberta

AgronomyNewsEnvironmentTraits and Genetics

October 24, 2022
Hot Potato! AAFC research into heat-tolerant potato genes builds on award-winning study


October 21, 2022
Latest provincial harvest updates available


October 12, 2022
P.E.I. potato farmers worried excess moisture caused by Fiona may damage crops

AgronomyNewsTraits and Genetics

September 29, 2022
Seeds Canada creates public varieties database


September 29, 2022
Refresher: Updated storage potato harvest checklist

AgronomyCrop WatchNewsHarvesting

September 28, 2022
Provincial harvest updates


September 20, 2022
Dry September spoiling strong start to potato growing season

AgronomyFeaturesTraits and Genetics

September 15, 2022
Photo highlights from University of Guelph’s Potato Research Field Day


August 24, 2022
Export ban, not potato wart, is the more pressing issue, says P.E.I. Federation of Agriculture


August 24, 2022
Alberta potato growers “very happy” with 2022 crop progress

AgronomyFeaturesCrop Protection

August 11, 2022
Promoting food security in Canada’s North

AgronomyCrop WatchNewsDiseases

July 28, 2022
Potato wart detected in P.E.I. field

AgronomyCrop WatchNewsPlanting

July 21, 2022
Potato seeding data for 2022 available

AgronomyCrop WatchFeaturesCrop Protection

June 30, 2022
OPB’s Eugenia Banks provides 2022 late blight summer checklist


June 3, 2022
Alberta crop seven to 10 days behind, says Potato Growers of Alberta ED


May 25, 2022
New research looks at more sustainable practices for bedding, irrigation